Influenza campaign – Timely vaccination – 30 seconds

This video for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people explains the importance of timely flu vaccination.


Midwife Christopher Geeman: Why should you vaccinate against influenza in pregnancy?

Influenza is not just a cold — it’s a serious disease for pregnant women, and their developing babies.

Mother: I plan to get vaccinated before the peak influenza season, to ensure I give it enough time to take effect.

Midwife Christopher Geeman: Ask your Aboriginal health practitioner or worker, doctor, nurse, or midwife today or visit

Authorised by the Australian Government, Canberra.

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